Equine Infectious Anemia (swamp fever, EIA)


Horse Owners Encouraged to Test for Equine Infectious Anemia

June 29, 2013

Horse owners are encouraged to get their animals tested for equine infectious anemia (EIA). ... Read More


Positive EIA Test Prompts Hold Order at Texas Fairgrounds

June 26, 2013

A horse stabled at the Val Verde County Fairgrounds tested positive for EIA earlier this month. ... Read More


Nebraska EIA Contained to Single Herd

June 20, 2013

Officials say other horses that had contact with the affected herd have tested negative for EIA.... Read More


EIA Confirmed in Nebraska Horses

June 05, 2013

Officials have confirmed 12 cases of EIA in one horse herd located in the northwestern part of the state.... Read More


Researchers Recommend Three-Tiered EIA Testing

May 25, 2013

After comparing results from current methods, researchers recommend a three-tiered approach EIA testing. ... Read More


Rabies, EIA Confirmed in Colorado Horses

April 29, 2013

A Logan County horse tested positive for rabies while a Garfield County horse tested positive for EIA. ... Read More


International Equine Disease Report, Fourth Quarter 2012

April 23, 2013

Reported diseases include contagious equine metritis, strangles, influenza, equine herpesvirus, and more.... Read More


California Authorities Seek Six Horses for EIA Testing

March 12, 2013

Six horses are sought for follow-up testing in connection with a study on EIA in racing Quarter Horses.... Read More


No New EIA Cases Found in Britain

February 04, 2013

Tests were carried out after a horse in England tested positive for the disease in October 2012.... Read More


Understanding the OIE's Role in Disease Prevention

February 02, 2013

The World Organization for Animal Health’s (OIE) standards help prevent the spread of infectious disease.... Read More


International Equine Disease Report, Third Quarter 2012

January 11, 2013

Diseases reported include contagious equine metritis, equine herpesvirus, piroplasmosis, and more.... Read More


New Horse Health Requirements for HITS Desert Circuit

December 26, 2012

New for 2013 are equine health and safety procedures designed to "ensure a great show experience for all."... Read More


EIA in Germany Affects Prominent French Horse Race

October 06, 2012

A horse stabled at the same racing center as the 4-year-old filly recently tested positive EIA.... Read More


EIA Identified in British Horse

October 03, 2012

A horse residing in Cornwall, England, has tested positive for equine infectious anemia (EIA).... Read More


Equine Infectious Anemia Outbreak Hits Western Canada

August 15, 2012

More than 70 horses on 22 premises in Western Canada have tested positive for EIA thus far in 2012.... Read More


How Much Does a Horse Cost?

August 01, 2012

A look at what it really costs to own a horse besides the initial purchase price.... Read More


Wyo. State Fair Requires Negative Coggins for Equine Entry

July 21, 2012

The requirements are in place this year as a result the Royal Canadian Mounted Police's presence at the fair.... Read More


Michigan Horse Tests Positive for Equine Infectious Anemia

May 22, 2012

Officials in Michigan confirmed Equine Infectious Anemia (EIA) in a 17-year old grade mare.... Read More


International Equine Disease Report, Fourth Quarter 2011

April 09, 2012

Reported included diseases contagious equine metritis, equine influenza, strangles, and equine herpesvirus.... Read More


Keeping Tabs on Equine Infectious Anemia

April 01, 2012

With neither cure nor vaccine in existence, veterinarians and researchers must supervise EIA closely.... Read More


Europe Sees Multiple Outbreaks of EIA

February 10, 2012

Outbreaks of equine infectious anemia (EIA) have recently occurred in three European countries and are current... Read More


Equine Infectious Disease Control in Developing Countries

December 17, 2011

Disease control in developing countries must be cost-effective, practical, and acceptable to livestock owners.... Read More


40 Arkansas Horses Test Positive for EIA

August 25, 2011

Forty horses from one Clarksville, Ark., farm have died or been euthanized after testing positive for EIA.... Read More


NJDA Emphasizes Horse Health Regulations

August 01, 2011

The NJDA is strongly reminding horse owners of longstanding state regulations adopted to protect horse health.... Read More


Equine Infectious Anemia: How to Avoid Spreading It

July 28, 2011

Humans pose a risk of transmitting blood-borne infections between horses, such as equine infectious anemia.... Read More